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Peace Palace

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Reviewed 6 days ago

A beautiful building but not much in the way of tours and experiences. There is a free audioguide but even that is a bit frustrating because if somebody else clicked on the same section you need to wait for it to finish before you can...More

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago

So worth visiting. The audio tour of the history is free and worth the walk around the visitor center. Take the guided tour of the building, it is worth the hour. Excellent experience.

Date of experience: January 2019
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great historic place. I really didn’t get to spend enough time. But I had a mix of work and tour. You can’t go to The Hague without making a visit.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The peace palace was a truly beautiful place with amazing history. The pricing is fair and cheaper than most museums in Amsterdam. Would recommend peace palace over other sightseeing in Amsterdam and surroundings.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

As a student you are allowed to enter the library. The peace palace itself is very beautiful. The garden is best seen during the summer. There is a gift shop on the outside where you can buy books and get more information about the palace....More

Date of experience: October 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One could not be faulted for the Peace Palace in the Hague as a Church front with a cursory first glance. This majestically constructed building is an international law administrative building in the Hague, Netherlands. And in the Permanent Court of Arbitration, the International Court...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This peace palace is stunning from the inside. You have to make a reservation by their website and it is not 'always'open, but if you get the chance : go. The security regelations are severe so you can not take anything inside like bags and...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 30, 2018 via mobile

It is a nice place to go and as I said , just take a photo for the social media!! There is also a playground for children about 50 meters away

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 21, 2018

a beautiful property but only limited place is accessible by the tourist. The information center is quite informative. Guided tour is available but you have to pre registered on their website. There is no car park for public in this attraction but there are many...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Reviewed November 13, 2018 via mobile

This was a have to visit when in The Hague. The self guided recorded tour was free which was fantastic but they did not have enough packs for the whole group so some had to wait. The tour takes half an hour and is very...More

Date of experience: November 2018
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Melissa F
January 4, 2019|
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Response from himster21 | Reviewed this property |
The Guided Tour wasn’t available on the day we went but the place didn’t strike me as too formal.
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Doug s
June 10, 2018|
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I don’t think a suitcase. They are more for backpack, purse, coat.
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April 27, 2018|
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yes. there are parking space available, but advisable to use public transport as it is nearby. .
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sval_100
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Den Haag to Delft by Tram 1 (7 Replies)
Hi Experts ! I will be making a Day Trip from Amsterdam to Den Haag and then on to Delft. After visiting the Peace Palace, would like to proceed to Delft by Tram 1. Understand that the tickets can be bought from the Tram Driver. What is the fare to Delft (also which stop to get down in Delft for the Grote Markt ??) and is exact change required ?? Thanks for any advice !!!
June 14, 2014|
Response fromErikandSandya|
Hi there, 1] 3 euro 2] Prinsenhof stop is closest 3] No exact change but please not too big notes, 10-20 euro is max to expect him/her to have proper change. All the best, <Erik> & [Sandya]
ber357
New York City
Visit to Peace Palace (1 Replies)
I will be in Hague in July. Does anyone know if tours of the Peace Palace will resume, either weekdays or weekends? If so, is there a way to get advanced reservations? Thanks for your help!
June 21, 2012|
Response fromErikandSandya|
The site keeps on showing 'booking will be possible in a few weeks time'. But longer than a few weeks :-( Maybe ask them, or Hague tourist office, by e-mail? All the best, <Erik> & [Sandya]
Cherilo59
Tacoma, Washington
Day trip to The Hague: how much is realistic? (11 Replies)
We will be in Amsterdam for a few days pre-cruise and want to take a day trip to The Hague on July 13th. The list of things to see is: The Peace Palace, International Criminal Court, Escher Museum, Mauritshuis museum, and possibly Sheveningen waterfront. (This list is not in order of priority) How much is realistically possible to see in one day? Thanks for your help!
May 03, 2018|
Response fromBreda_Travelgirl|
It’s a busy day, but if you start early it should be doable. But first of all you should check if there is a hearing scheduled at the International Criminal Court. If not, I wouldn’t recommend a visit because there isn’t really that much to see otherwise. On July 13th the sun only sets at around 10PM, so I would leave Scheveingen for the end of the day. You can have dinner there and watch the sun set into the sea.